Centre for Study of Developing Economies,
School of Development Studies
M.A. (Hyderabad), M.Phil. (Delhi), Ph.D. (TISS)
Dr. Perumula Gopinath, Associate Professor, has M.A. in Economics from Hyderabad University, M.Phil. from CDS (JNU) and Ph.D. from TISS. His major Publications are in the area of agrarian change like growth of rural non-farm sector in India and Andhra Pradesh, impact of Watershed on Livelihoods, analysis of Unorganized workers in Khadi Industry in post-reforms era, Pharmaceutical Industry-firm level field analysis, financial inclusion in Chattissgarh and Maharashtra for NRLM (National Rural Livelihood Mission) and impact of MCX (Multi-Commodity Exchange) on livelihoods in India. The broad areas of interest include Economic Development and particularly in issues related to rural transformation like rural industries, rural livelihoods (NRLM) and employment (MNREGA), watershed development interventions, unorganized labour, gender and development, evolution of financial institutions and issues of financial inclusion.